Stories by James Horn

James Horn is professor of educational leadership at Cambridge College, Cambridge, MA. He is an education blogger at Schools Matter and has published widely on issues related to education reform and social justice in education. subscribe to James Horn's feed

Posted on: Feb 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Education professor James Horn explores just what is so wrong with the "no excuses" approach to education.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Testing mania has been around long enough to teach us that it will neither improve learning nor end inequality.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

One hundred 10-year-olds spent the first week of school sitting on the floor. What was it they were supposed to have learned?

Posted on: Oct 31, 2013, Source: AlterNet

For more than 100 years, K-12 education policy has been driven by fears of foreign domination. Now that ideology is taking over higher ed, and lining corporate coffers in the process.